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Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. What happened to the magical learning portals of our dreams? If they do want a learning portal, they want it to be aligned to their needs and requirements.

Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement

EI Design

Learning portals are a great fit for formal training, performance support, and social learning. Learning Portals: Why You Should Adopt Them To Boost Employee Engagement. Learning portals are repositories that have various learning resources ranging from online courses, assets for performance support , and other supporting learning aids. Learning portals achieve this and more.

Docebo Adds to 2016 Accolades with Ranking in List of Top 20 Learning Portals

Docebo

Docebo Adds to 2016 Accolades with Ranking in List of Top 20 Learning Portals. Docebo is thrilled to announce that we’ve managed to secure a spot in TrainingIndustry.com’s 2016 list of the Top 20 Learning Portal Companies. Learn more about one of the world’s leading learning portals. Docebo News & Updates Best Learning Portal 2016 ELEL Learning Management System

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers. All these factors need to be considered to ensure the training portal works on all of them.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

820 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607 info@mplus.kineo.com | www.kineo.com | tel: 1-888-414-5888 Elearning | LMS and Learning Portals | Blended Solutions Apprenticeships | Accreditation | Qualifications | Consultanc City & Guilds Kineo helps the. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. they need to succeed. We’re.

eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

Initially, the conversation was about having learning content appear on the enterprise portal. Many LMS vendors provide portlets, gadgets or widgets that allow for access of learning content (most often meaning courses and courseware) through the corporate portal. Assuming that your learning audience regularly visits the enterprise portal, then its great to be able to show employees upcoming learning events, training requirements, content that might be of interest, or other similar things. The interface is not really even the enterprise Portal. Great move SumTotal!

Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter

Kineo

I still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing. I didn’t want to; I was happy with my phone that made calls and did nothing else. That’s why my first iPhone was the 3GS, meaning I waited 3 whole years after the first iPhone before adopting.

Saffron Interactive’s learning portal named on Top 20 Watch List

Spicy Learning

Saffron Interactive has been named as ‘one to watch’ on this year’s Learning Portal Companies Watch List. Training Industry has recognised Saffron and its open source LMS, Saffron Grow, as.

8 web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for (part 1)

TalentLMS

Now our myth-busting team has returned to take care of several pesky web design myths that eLearning portal managers shouldn’t be believing (but they do). Web design is about making your eLearning portal pretty. It should help your users navigate and use your eLearning portal, not to make it look nice. They’ve busted 10 misconceptions about Cloud based apps. Wrong.

Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter

Kineo

I still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing. I didn’t want to; I was happy with my phone that made calls and did nothing else. That’s why my first iPhone was the 3GS, meaning I waited 3 whole years after the first iPhone before adopting.

A step by step guide to set up your corporate training TalentLMS portal

TalentLMS

We have created this guide for all those HR & training managers out there who have been assigned the task of setting up their corporate training portal, whether that’s for compliance, onboarding or general on-the-job training. 2) Customizing your portal. Even for internal corporate training purposes, branding your portal is one of the most important tasks. Branches.

We’re on the Top Learning Portals Companies Watch List!

Growth Engineering

We’ve made an appearance in Training Industry’s Top Learning Portals Companies Watch List. Basically, what that means is that they think that we’re one of the best companies in the world to turn to when you need a learning portal, particularly if you’re looking to engage people and get results! It’s always such a joy to watch your children excel. Why are we on the list?

Top 5 eLearning Trends Happening Now

Association eLearning

I recently attended the Training 2016 Conference and Expo as an exhibitor. I was able to talk with many training and development representatives from a wide variety of organizations about their LMS needs. During these discussions I asked, “what aspects or features are you looking for in an LMS? What excites you?” These top 5 features are gaining popularity in 2016 and beyond. Gamification.

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8 web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for (part 2)

TalentLMS

Welcome to the second installment of the series, in which our fearless myth-busting team is back to tackle a few more of those pesky web design myths that eLearning portal managers fall for. Your job, as an eLearning portal designer, is not to make the webpage look good or to express yourself. So what are y’ all waiting for? Let’s get busting! As a matter of fact, you do.

What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.

Association eLearning

Keep that brand recognition going on all platforms your learners use including your LMS with the ability to brand your portal. Let’s say you’re an association. You want to start delivering online courses for certification and credentialing for your members. You’ve heard this increases memberships and brings in non-dues revenue. Now, how do you get started? You know you need an LMS.

5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal

Kineo

The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot. So you need a Learning Management System. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise. Quite a bit, actually.

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5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal

Kineo

The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot. So you need a Learning Management System. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise. Quite a bit, actually.

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Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

Dear Associations, I am trying to get into a skilled labor position at company X. I have some experience but there are new rules and regulations and I just can’t keep up. I could go back to school, but it’d be a huge burden to my family. What can I do? Sincerely, Your Potentially Great Tradesman. Dear Associations, Help! I’m under-qualified and in serious debt. How do I know? So, why bother?

Turn Loose the MOOCs

Living in Learning

70:20:10 AGILE Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning Ecosystems Learning Readiness Assessment Performer Support Technology Hubs Learning ecosystems MOOCs performance paradigm portals Consider the point of work as the new classroom if you like, but recognizing the application of assets at the point of work represents new kinds of assets…a.k.a. Performance Support [PS]. Courses no longer fit. When your hair is on fire there is no time to log into the LMS and take a course on fire safety. That ain’t training!

The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it. Then again, content without an intuitive platform for delivery is a treasure hunt, often without a treasure map to guide you. But wait, don’t order yet, there’s more. What can I offer that is both relevant and unique? The end result of the original question? Tweet This!

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DMA Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

DMA’s executive staff was then freed to focus their attention on business critical tasks without the worry of learners being locked out of the learning portal, as had happened with their previous LMS. Download the DMA Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. The Direct Marketing Association (DMA) is the world’s leading independent organization for data-driven marketers.

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Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS

Association eLearning

Selecting an LMS can be a very involved process. First you have to understand the requirements of multiple stakeholders. What do the users need? What does the administrator need? What kind of reporting is required to monitor content use? Here are some things to consider when looking at client references: 1. Have they worked with someone that looks like you? How long have they worked together?

What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

It can be difficult to understand eLearning terms when they’re used interchangeably. Which is which and how do you know when to use them? For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages. It sounds like they’re the same thing, right? Wrong. Are they similar? What’s an LMS? Tweet This!

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Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. Although I didn’t join the associations that put these things on, I voraciously ate up the content they were offering, as often as my employer would allow me to attend. In short, associations, I was your target audience.

The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS

Association eLearning

SaaS stands for Software as a Service. It means software that is hosted on the provider’s servers instead of servers in-house. So, when an LMS provider say they have a SaaS LMS, they’re really saying we offer a cloud LMS. Cloud meaning accessed through the internet, available on demand, anytime, anywhere. How does it work? What are the benefits? Faster deployment. Share this on Facebook.

Free Webinar: How to Price Education Products

Association eLearning

Association eLearning Blog Association Management Budgets and ROI eLearning eLearning News Featured Posts Marketing Strategic Planning Tips & Tricks association education products association elearning pricing guide free association webinar member education portal pricing elearning pricing member education tagoras Pricing for education products is all over the map. Tweet This!

Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option

Association eLearning

You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source. Well hold the phone because if it sounds too good to be true, it’s because open source isn’t all it claims to be. Yes, it sounds like a good idea, but if you own a business or run an association, you might want to think twice about open source. What does open source mean?

EMEA Reporter: Know It All: A Portal for MOOCs by Nic Laycock

Learning Solutions Magazine

launched MOOC portal. The massive online open course, or MOOC, is a somewhat controversial development in tertiary education. At a recent conference in Athens, it was a hot topic among delegates discussing the impact of the global. economic crisis on national education systems. Nic Laycock was there, and has this report on a recently. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Training Strategies

What is WCAG 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?

Association eLearning

WCAG 2.0 stands for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. Similar to Section 508, WCAG is the international standard for accessibility in web content created by The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). WCAG offers similar guidance, as well as techniques for building web content that is accessible for people with disabilities. Provides alternatives for time-based media. Separates content from style.

ASAE Annual Conference 2015

Association eLearning

With less than 2 weeks remaining until the year’s most highly anticipated gathering of association and nonprofit professionals, Digitec Interactive has some exciting news! We’ll be unveiling our newest version of the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System, Knowledge Direct 7 Beta, at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition. Using mobile-first design and offering WCAG 2.0 Tweet This!

IAR Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

IAR knew that they would need an online course delivery and credentialing system that would enable them to not only integrate with their Association Management System (AMS), iMIS, but also enable them to create individually branded and segmented learning portals for each of the brokerage firms who would help them market and sell their courses statewide. But that was the easy part.

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Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%. In 2017, figures suggest that more than 90% of internet users will access online content through their phones.” While many organizations struggle to choose an LMS, then race to assemble eLearning courses so learners can take training and CE courses online, few have mastered the mobile revolution.

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CASE Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the CASE Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. Founded in 1969, The Colorado Association of School Executives (CASE) is the professional association for administrators in Colorado K-12 education with a staff of ten, and approximately 2,300 members. place-based seminars, which would ideally be presented alongside online and blended offerings. THE SOLUTION. THE RESULT.

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

Craig Weiss e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LCMS learning portal LMS research craig weiss e-learning research elearninfo learning management system learning platformFor the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . The data shows that what many vendors assume end users want is far from accurate. Survey. Best Yet.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). To help explain, let me present a little scenario. Johnson!” Your boss calls to you. Assuming your last name is Johnson, otherwise insert your name here). “I’ve I’ve got some great news! The board loved all the courses we offered at the conference last week. Detailed and informative, they said.”

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Social Learning

social learning augmented reality Grockit learning portal Learnist LMSI really enjoy following the learning frontier, reading about and analyzing the latest developments in learning tools and methodologies. My last two blog posts were reactions to augmented reality, a concept that was thought up decades ago, coined in the 90s, and only starting to crawl into everyday life.